John

Chapter 20

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Easter Is Not an Island

Scripture: John 20

Topic: Occasions > Easter

Series: None

Easter Is Not an Island John 20:1-9 Dr. Jim Denison On average, they stand thirteen feet high and weigh fourteen tons. The largest of them weighs as much as 165 tons. There are 887 of them on the island. And no one is sure why. In 1722 a Dutch explorer discovered their island. It happened […]

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Faith In A Time Of War

Scripture: John 20

Topic: Spiritual Life > Faith

Series: Faith In Time Of War

Faith in a Time of War John 20:1-9 Dr. Jim Denison Last Monday evening, President Bush told the world that diplomatic efforts in Iraq had ended, giving Saddam Hussein 48 hours to leave or face military conflict. That period has ended, and the conflict has begun. This morning we face a confusing mixture of feelings […]

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How to Handle Doubts

Scripture: John 20

Topic: Human Experience > Doubt

Series: Miracles Of Jesus From John’s Gospel

How to Handle Doubts John 20:24-31 Dr. Jim Denison Thesis: Jesus will give every doubter who asks the miraculous gift of his presence One of my favorite stories concerns a Baptist young man who went away to college and made himself obnoxious to his friends by bragging constantly about his Baptist heritage. According to him, […]

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Weeping at the Empty Tomb

Scripture: John 20

Topic: Occasions > Easter

Series: None

Topical Scripture: John 20:11-18 Thomas Jefferson is one of my favorite presidents. Our third president could read seven languages, authored the Declaration of Independence, and negotiated the Louisiana Purchase. However, his faith was not the part of his life I admire. While he believed in the existence of God, he denied the divinity of Jesus […]

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What’s So Amazing About Grace?

Scripture: John 20

Topic: Human Experience > Doubt

Series: None

What’s So Amazing About Grace? John 20:24-29 Dr. Jim Denison More people than ever before are asking to be buried or cremated with their mobile phones. The trend began in South Africa, and has spread from there. In Cape Town, people who believe in witchcraft fear they could fall under a spell, be put to […]

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Why Does God Allow War?

Scripture: John 20

Topic: The Church > Evangelism

Series: Faith In Time Of War

Why Does God Allow War? John 20:10-18 Dr. Jim Denison Why does God allow war? I trust we understand that he does not cause it. Japanese bombers invading Pearl Harbor, or Hitler’s tanks invading Poland, or Saddam Hussein invading Kuwait or harboring weapons of mass destruction—these things cause war. It is a simple fact, regardless […]

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